Friday, June 29, 2007

Heads Up: Interpol's Our Love To Admire

I was prepared to either ignore or be disappointed by the upcoming Interpol album, Our Love To Admire, but it leaked and I heard it. And, well, it's pretty breathtaking. I appreciate that, while it still owes a lot to the post-punk of the early 80's, it doesn't lean so much on anglophilia. There are some subtle but distinct American qualities on the album.

First single = "The Heinrich Maneuver"
It's like that first summer slice of watermelon. Enjoy.
Album is out on July 10th.

- Interpol website

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